(Nürnberg, Schrag, 1828). Cont. marbled boards. Gilt back. Gilt titlelabel. Lightly rubbed. XVI,282 pp. and 4 folded engraved plates. Titlepage lacks and with a hole in pp. 1-2 loosing some words on p.2. A few leaves with marginal browning, otherwise clean and printed on good paper.
Second German edition, the first published 1821 translated from the Swedish original from 1820. The classic work on the blowpipe and its history.